Introducing Autodesk Revit Architecture 2011 by Patrick Davis, Charlie Busa, Beau Turner, Stephen Stafford

By Patrick Davis, Charlie Busa, Beau Turner, Stephen Stafford

Revit all-stars current a quick, concentrated advent to Revit services, instruments, and ideas

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You need to pick one point and then another point to create a rectangular shape to define the callout boundary. 6. If applicable, resize the callout area by selecting the callout and dragging the blue controls. 7. Click Modify or press Esc to exit the Callout tool. Creating Drafting Views Drafting views are 2D views used to generate geometry or information that would not normally be visible in the model. You can use drafting views for just about anything because they have no relationship to any specific portion of the model unless you specifically reference it to the model.

5. Right-click the view called Copy of {3D}, and select Rename. 6. Name the view Transparent Walls and Roof. You will now begin the process of applying transparency to model face categories. 7. Open the Visibility/Graphics dialog box by choosing one of these actions: • On the View tab’s Graphics panel, click Visibility/Graphics. • Right-click a wall in the drawing area, and choose Override Graphics In View ➔ By Category. • Press VG on the keyboard without hitting the Enter key. 8. In the Visibility/Graphics dialog box, make sure that the Model Categories tab is active.

This is useful when you want to make sure that you are showing the correct level of detail based upon the scale of the drawing. Previous Pan/Zoom ​Use this tool when you need to revert to the last view displayed using the Zoom and Pan tools. You can think of this tool as an undo function for zooming and panning. Next Pan/Zoom ​Use this tool when you want to undo the previous pan/zoom operation. View Cube The View Cube is a persistent tool that can be used to switch between standard and isometric views.

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